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Distance between McArthur River (MCV) and Boulia (BQL)

Flight distance from McArthur River to Boulia (McArthur River Mine Airport – Boulia Airport) is 510 miles / 820 kilometers / 443 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Driving distance from McArthur River (MCV) to Boulia (BQL) is 728 miles / 1172 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 54 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from McArthur River to Boulia.

Shortest flight path between McArthur River Mine Airport (MCV) and Boulia Airport (BQL).

How far is Boulia from McArthur River?

There are several ways to calculate distances between McArthur River and Boulia. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 509.748 miles
  • 820.361 kilometers
  • 442.959 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 511.302 miles
  • 822.862 kilometers
  • 444.310 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A McArthur River Mine Airport
City: McArthur River
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: MCV
ICAO Code: YMHU
Coordinates: 16°26′32″S, 136°5′2″E

B Boulia Airport
City: Boulia
Country: Australia Flag of Australia
IATA Code: BQL
ICAO Code: YBOU
Coordinates: 22°54′47″S, 139°53′59″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between McArthur River and Boulia is 30 minutes. Boulia is 30 minutes ahead of McArthur River.

Time Difference

McArthur River

 ACST

Boulia

 AEST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 100 kg (221 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

McArthur River (MCV) → Boulia (BQL).

Distance:
510
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
510

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